ERIC Number: ED384266
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1986-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Having an Operation: An ESL Workbook. English as a Second Language Community Survival Skills.
This workbook, written in simple English with pictographs, helps adult learners of English in British Columbia (Canada) deal with biological and medical needs and hospital patient visits. Lessons include parts of the body, nurses' and doctors' examination and instructions, general health problems, hospital items, hospital admissions, and pre- and post-operative procedures. Three basic learning exercises for oral and written practice are included in the workbook: vocabulary development, short stories, and dialogue practice. (NAV) (Adjunct ERIC Clearinghouse for ESL Literacy Education)
Descriptors: Adult Education, English (Second Language), Foreign Countries, Hospitals, Learning Activities, Oral Language, Surgery, Vocabulary Development, Written Language
Vancouver Community College, K.E.C. Bookstore, 1155 E. Broadway, Box 24620, Station "F", Vancouver, British Columbia V5N 5T9, Canada ($7.50 Canadian).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Students
Sponsor: Vancouver Community Coll., British Columbia.
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Canada